Vice President of Talent
Jared leads the human resources and recruiting services departments for Great Clips, Inc. He is responsible for delivering on our employee promise: “We fuel your drive for greatness.” This includes strategically managing recruiting, employee performance and development, compensation and benefits, employee engagement and organizational effectiveness. As the head of recruiting services, Jared leads the systemwide employer branding and recruitment marketing technology provided to franchisees. His team also provides salon owners with tools and resources to attract top stylists within their markets.
Jared joined Great Clips in 2015 and was named vice president of talent in 2018. Prior to joining Great Clips, Jared spent 14 years at Target Corporation and Best Buy Co, Inc. During his time at those companies, he led college recruiting teams, built human resources strategies and led technology implementations for talent management.
Jared has a bachelor’s degree in Communications and Business from Concordia College – Moorhead. He is certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) and as a Senior Certified Professional with the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM-SCP). He also represents Great Clips as a board chair on the Talent Marketing Board.
Outside of work, Jared enjoys traveling with his family, spending time outdoors and practicing Pilates and yoga. You can also find Jared on the sidelines, coaching one of his three children in their favorite sport of the moment.